Friday, October 24, 2014 Tishri 30, 5775

By:
Binyamin Kagedan, JNS.org
From its first mention in the book of Exodus, the menorah has pervaded the literary and visual culture of the Jewish people, predating the Star of David by at least a millennium. Here's the history behind the insignia.
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myJewishlearning.com and JTA
The quick history behind the Festival of Lights and how the holiday is commonly celebrated today.
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Jewish-themed CLEs have become something of a cottage industry for attorneys, with the growing phenomenon appearing to be a win-win-win for all involved.
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By:
Carin M. Smilk
Barbara Greenberg, who headed Congregation Adath Jeshurun preschool’s special needs program since 1995, died suddenly at home, at age 63, on Jan. 30, leaving friends, family — nearly everyone who knew her — stunned. The synagogue will honor her on Nov. 10.
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Rabbi Arthur Waskow was honored for his life’s work alongside famous feminist Gloria Steinem, who credits the rabbi as an inspiration.
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Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel
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